Robotics and Engineering Teams

Robotics and Engineering Teams

We are inventors and innovators in training. We are training to save the world, one invention at a time.

Activity Calendar

Team Meeting

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Due to the amazing response from the community we will be able to host two teams, Competition (middle and high school age) and Mini (elementary age). Our first meeting of the year will be August 30th from 6pm-7pm in the Varina Library Teen Center.  We will review the schedule for the season and team specifics.

I’ve included a few key dates below. Looking forward to seeing everyone on August 30th!


Key Dates (as of 8/16):


Competition Team

Project: FIRST Tech Challenge

Team Meetings: Every Wednesday from 6pm – 8pm beginning September 13th

September 9th:  FIRST Tech Challenge Workshops | 8am – 4pm – ECPI Innsbrook Campus, 4305 Cox Road Glen Allen, VA 23060.

This is the kickoff to the competition season with the game reveal at Noon. Participants will attend workshops to learn about and prepare for the 2017 challenge. Breakfast and lunch provided. I will take RSVPs at our August 30 meeting.

November 4th: Central Qualifier Tournament
February 3rd: Virginia State Championship

Mini Squad

Project: TBA

Team Meetings: Every Other Wednesday from 6pm – 8pm beginning September 13th

The mini squad will be able to have input on deciding their project for the season, which will determine project milestones and presentation dates.

Varina Area Library
1875 New Market Road
Henrico, VA 23231